President Reuven Rivlin.
(photo credit: MARC ISRAEL SELLEM)
British daily The Guardian has named President Reuven Rivlin one of its "Heroes of 2014."
The paper praised the lifelong Likud member for acting "as something like his country’s conscience," since becoming president.
said that Rivlin had worked to fight racism and stand up for Palestinian rights.
The paper praised him for his opposition to the Jewish state bill and his statement that bigotry in Israel was a sickness that had to be treated